Data science is one of the most in-demand jobs out there today. Career data predicts that hiring will continue to remain strong as far as 2030. Data science has also been named as the top job for the past 4 years straight. With all the current industry buzz about the wonders that data science can do for any organization, you may wonder what the future will look like for a data scientist, once data science becomes more mainstream? Can I be ensured a secure job and career in this field? What is the career progression for a data scientist? In this discussion, we aim to answer these questions and more! We will also look at how the career of a data scientist will evolve over the next decade, and how data science roles will expand to include machine learning, AI, and big data.
Mr. Santosh Bhat is a data science professional with almost 20 years of experience in building technology products using predictive analytics, Machine Learning and Big data technologies. Santosh is currently the Head of data science at Policybazaar solving some of the most challenging problems in AI such as Speech recognition, natural language processing on Indian languages and Video analytics.